Welcome to Troop 97

Welcome to Troop 97

UPCOMING TROOP EVENTS

Date Event
February 29, 2020 First Aid Meet: Troop 97 scouts will join other Troops for the annual First Aid Meet. Plan to join this and practice your first aid skills in realistic simulations. There is a $5 cost for this event. The start time will be determined after we register for the event, and the event will conclude by 1:00 pm.
March 2, 2020: Personal Management Merit Badge- Classes start March 2, and continue on March 16, March 30 and April 4. The class will be broken up into 3 sections - Budgeting and Money Management, Time Management, and Career Planning. Each will be covered in 1 class. The final class will be a wrap up with discussion on what will be due.
March 6-7, 2020 T21 Retreat (Formally the New Scout Retreat)The SPL, ASPL and Troop Guides will get to know the new cross-over scouts as we cover basic scouting information and for scouts that are needing to work on T21. We will meet at the Rotary Lodge at Camp Illinek at 6:30pm
March 14, 2020 Scouting for Food: T97 Scout & Leaders will meet at the Chatham Presbyterian Church at 8:45am to help collect food bags from homes around Chatham to support the Chatham food bank. Service hours count toward rank advancement. Sign up to join us.
March 21, 2020 Chicago Trip: Spend the day in Chicago at the museum of Science and Industry with T97- We will be meeting at Amtrak station to take the train to Chicago, we will travel to the Museum of Science and Industry for a couple hours, then returning late Saturday night. Sign-up Sheet is available.
April 3-4, 2020 New Scout Campout: Join Troop 97 as we take our newest scouts to Camp Bunn for their first official campout with Troop 97. There is a $16 cost for this activity, and you must sign up by March 30, 2019.
April 6th Summer Camp Payment due:  If you plan on attending Troop 97’s 2019 Summer Camp trip to Saukenauk in June 14-20, 2020. you must turn in your commitment form and total payment by this night.
April 18, 2020 OA One Day of Service: Assist the Order of the Arrow in performing service work as they prepare for the 2020 camping season. This event begins at 9:00am and ends with an 5:00pm. Location to be determined.
April 18, 2020 OA One Day of Service Call Out Ceremony: Come to support Troop 97’s Order of the Arrow eligible scouts as they participate in the first Call Out Ceremony of 2020.
Upcoming Meetings February 17, 2020:  NO TROOP Meeting – President’s Day Holiday
February 24, 2020:  Troop Meeting
March 2, 2020: Troop Meeting
March 9, 2020: No Troop Meeting - PLC Meeting
March 16, 2020: Troop Election Night
March 23, 2020: NO Troop Meeting-Spring Break.